Peninsula Daily News

PHOTO: Cutting edge recycling work in Port Townsend

Mandi Johnson, Americorp volunteer at the Marine Science Center in Port Townsend, uses a box cutter to cut the netting around a crab pot for… Continue reading

PHOTO: One wheel on the floor in Port Angeles

Claire Smith and Sophia Parsinen peddle together while Matthew Lymen in the background rides a special 6-foot unicycle during a Hamilton Hot Wheels performance at… Continue reading

PHOTO: Splashes of color over Port Townsend

The skies above Port Townsend glow with the colors of a winter sunset Friday evening. More sunshine is expected today for the North Olympic Peninsula.… Continue reading

Kilmer: Pay the Coast Guard, end shutdown

WASHINGTON, D.C.— U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer on Wednesday called for an end to the partial federal government shutdown and urged Congress to immediately pay members… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: County, port to hear economic news at joint meeting

Clallam County and Port of Port Angeles commissioners will hear updates from the North Olympic Development Council and Clallam County Economic Development Corp., on Monday.… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: County to consider mental health funding allocations

The three Jefferson County commissioners will consider allocations to mental health substance abuse programs when they meet at 9 a.m. Monday. The meeting will be… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Luncheon meetings are usually Wednesdays at noon at Blakeslee’s Bar & Grill, 1222 S. Forks Ave. This Wednesday’s guest… Continue reading

Measles cases grow in state — none on Peninsula so far

Gov. Jay Inslee has declared a state of emergency in all counties after more than two dozen cases of measles were confirmed, none… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: New officers installed at association … and other items

The Port Angeles Downtown Association has announced the installation of newly elected officers for 2019. The officers were installed at a regularly… Continue reading

YMCA awards grants for team-building

The Olympic Peninsula YMCA has invested in middle school team-building projects in Clallam and Jefferson counties. Four grants were awarded this week from the YMCA… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Unity guest speaker set for weekend … and other items

The Rev. Donna Little’s lesson will be “Living on Purpose” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Little will be teaching at Unity in the… Continue reading

Federal workers invited to free dinner, free screening of “I Am Not Your Negro” among Peninsula events

A special welcome for federal workers to a free community dinner, a free screening of “I Am Not Your Negro,” field trips and bingo are… Continue reading

Local authors provide perspectives at next Fourth Friday event

Terry Moore and Gary Bullock, both Sequim residents, will share their impressions gleaned from varied occupations and interests at the next Fourth Friday… Continue reading

Nashville singer-songwriter set for Port Townsend show

Northwind Arts Center and Rainshadow Recording will welcome Nashville, Tenn., singer-songwriter Buddy Mondlock in concert at 7:30 tonight. This series, usually presented… Continue reading

Salish Sea Early Music Festival to launch season Saturday

The Salish Sea Early Music Festival will start its season at 2 p.m. Saturday. The concert will be at St. Paul’s Episcopal… Continue reading

Watercolor exhibit opens with Art Blast! concert at library

The Port Angeles Library will mark a new Art in the Library exhibit today with a quarterly Art Blast! celebration. The opening… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Springboard to resilience focus of talk … and other items

Using childhood trauma as a springboard to resilience will be the focus of today’s Studium Generale, beginning at 12:30 p.m. in Peninsula… Continue reading

PHOTO: Aloha, avocados in Port Townsend

Adam Carter, assistant team leader for produce at the Food Co-op in Port Townsend, builds a stack of organic Sharwill avocados that arrived from Hawaii… Continue reading

AG gives notice of intent to sue Navy for dumping toxic waste into inlet

State Attorney General Bob Ferguson said the U.S. Navy dumped hazardous waste including copper and zinc, into Puget Sound and must be stopped… Continue reading

Adventures in Music receives $2,500 1st Security gift

Port Angeles Symphony program sends musicians to Jefferson, Clallam schools